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Audio Update 23/07/2021

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Continuing the Fitzgerald Productions audio which is a part of a collection I acquired in mid 2014.

Codral Lozenges N2597 – 4x 25 sec radio tracks
Dur: 1’45”, Mono, 1.2 MB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions/NAS Sydney

Arnolds Wire Fence commercials x7 Disc 2 (disc 1 whereabouts unknown) – 1965
Dur: 3’16”, Mono, 2.3 MB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions/Noel Paton Pty Ltd

Buttercup Bakeries ‘crumpets’ 25 sec – 1965
Dur: 0’27”, Mono, 322 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions/V.H. Freeth Agency

Bushells Blue Label Tea – 1966
Dur: 0’58”, Mono, 692 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions/Madison Milwyn Pty Ltd Advertising
15 sec, 25 sec and 10 sec versions

Consolidated Appliances – June 11th 1965 – Track 31
Dur: 0’57”, Mono, 676 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions

Mountain Maid Corn Niblets N2821 3x 30 sec radio tracks
Dur: 1’21”, Mono, 939 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions/Mac Advertising

Paramount Shirts N2195 PS378 – 1966
Dur: 0’10”, Mono, 123 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions/Madison-Milwyn Pty Ltd Advertising
**NB: While this 45 had 5 tracks, they were duplicate tracks of this track. Probably just as well too, as track 5 on this record has crossed out engravings in the playing area!

Rosella Surprise Peas 25 sec launch radio spot N1998 – 1965 (25SP4/01 keyed)
Dur: 0’28”, Mono, 332 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions/Lintas Pty Ltd
Tk 1-2: 60 sec, Tk 3 45 sec, Tk 4 60 sec, Tk 5 sec, Tk 6 60 sec bed

Elcon Fans N2465 – 2x 25 sec radio tracks
Dur: 0’55”, Mono, 646 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions/NAS Sydney

Streets Mousse N2059 (25SC4-177 keyed) – 1965
Dur: 0’28”, Mono, 335 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions/Lintas Pty Ltd

Audio Update 17/07/2021

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A day late, but better late than never, right? This week, continuing the Fitzgerald Productions audio which is a part of a collection I acquired in mid 2014.

Sunwhite Rice – 10 commercials N2007
Dur: 2’07”, Mono, 1.4 MB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions/Madison Milwyn Agency

Lufthansa 25 sec radio commercials x9 N2523 (V/O John Laws)
Dur: 4’01”, Mono, 2.8 MB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions

Buttercup Bread 2x 30 – 1966
Dur: 1’02”, Mono, 729 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions

Ovaltine 30 sec radio – 1966
Dur: 0’32”, Mono, 384 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions/Madison Milwyn Agency

Buttercup Crumpets 3x 30 sec radio
Dur: 1’37”, Mono, 1.1 MB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions

Streets Choc Scotch 25 sec radio – 1965
Dur: 0’30”, Mono, 337 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions/Lintas

HCF Hospital Contribution Fund 25 sec radio x2 – 1965
Dur: 0’53”, Mono, 639 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions/NAS Sydney

Rimmel Cosmetics radio commercials – 1966
Dur: 5’47”, Mono, 4.0 MB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions/Garland Tabberer Associates
Tk 1-2: 60 sec, Tk 3 45 sec, Tk 4 60 sec, Tk 5 sec, Tk 6 60 sec bed

Fielder’s Bread 1966 – 1x 25 sec, 1x 30 sec
Dur: 1’01”, Mono, 720 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions/NAS Sydney

Rimmel Cosmetics radio commercials – 1967
Dur: 2’53”, Mono, 2.0 MB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions/Garland Tabberer Associates

Audio Update 09/07/2021

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This week, continuing the Fitzgerald Productions audio which is a part of a collection I acquired in mid 2014.

“Mosa” jingle MX125220
Dur: 0’20”, Mono, 238 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions/Ralph Blunden Pty Ltd

W&G Custom Processed Record – 3KZ Preview and Jingles
Dur: 12’41”, Mono, 8.9 MB

Audio credit: W&G
1. 3KZ presents a preview of “THE BIG SOUND”
2. 3KZ’s new 1960 jingles

Broadcast Exchange of Australia – 8 Best Commercials Of 1959
Dur: 5’23”, Mono, 3.7 MB

Audio credit: BEA
1. Californian poppy CP77
2. Kellogg’s Corn Flakes 4
3. Lux 2
4. Omo 5
5. Kellogg’s Rice Bubbles (slight edit due to bad warp in the record)
6. Victa VM6
7. Vincents V1
8. Viscount 1

Leed Lemonade (white label pressing) – 45 and 30 sec versions
Dur: 1’19”, Mono, 930 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions
1. 45 sec version
2. 30 sec version

Leed Lemonade (radio commercials) – 30 and 45 sec versions and 30 sec theme
Dur: 1’52”, Mono, 1.3 MB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions
1. 30 sec LE/8757/69
2. 45 sec LE/8758/69
3. 30 sec theme LE/8759/69

Sunwhite Rice 25 second commercials – 1966
Dur: 3’38”, Mono, 2.5 MB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions
Side 1 – RG 27/1 to RG 27/4 inclusive
Side 2 – RG 27/5 and 27/6, then bed only tracks 7 and 8

Bushells radio tracks
Dur: 4’13”, Mono, 2.9 MB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions
Side 1 – 2x Coffee (BIC 29 and 30), 2x Tea (BLT 31 and 32)
Side 2 – 3x General (BIC 33, 34 and 35)

Buttercup Bakeries: Crumpets 60 sec – 1965
Dur: 0’56”, Mono, 659 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions

Buttercup Bread 30 sec radio tracks
Dur: 1’37”, Mono, 1.1 MB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions
1-3: BU34/R30 tk 1 ,2, 3

Ovaltine 25 sec commercials
Dur: 4’31”, Mono, 3.1 MB

Audio credit: Madison Milwyn Advtg. Pty. Ltd.
**An interesting one. The record cover has a handwritten note stating “Not Approved” in red ink. While this dub has 10 tracks, 9 are featured here for the simple reason that track 6 has damage – someone placed engraving on the run-in but somehow stretched it to the recorded groove and damaged it!**

Audio Update 02/07/2021

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This week, continuing the Fitzgerald Productions audio which is a part of a collection I acquired in mid 2014.

Lifesavers 25 sec radio L56R25 – 1965
Dur: 0’29”, Mono, 232 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions

Streets Lime Ripple 25SC4-I65 – 1965
Dur: 0’29”, Mono, 222 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions

Streets Shamrock Ice Cream – 1965
Dur: 0’29”, Mono, 228 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions

Australian Radio Advertising Bureau: Merit Awards Commercials undated AW31428
Dur: 6’37”, Mono, 3.1 MB

Audio credit: AWA Custom Recording
1. Introduction
2. Johnson’s baby powder “reading the can”
3. Speedo “sounds in colour – black”
4. Yardley “space face”
5. Marshall batteries
6. Rothmans consulate
7. Dan Burke electrical store
8. Kayser “knees pop out”

Australian Radio Advertising Bureau: Merit Awards Commercials, December 1967 – AW31896
Dur: 6’21”, Mono, 2.9 MB

Audio credit: AWA Custom Recording
1. Introduction
2. Marrickville margarine
3. Arnotts biscuits
4. B.O.A.C.
5. Ford heavy trucks
6. Victa mower mowers
7. Coca cola
8. Milk board
9. Crown salt

Buckleys Canadiol Mixture – 3x 60 sec, 3x 30 sec
Dur: 4’44”, Mono, 2.2 MB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions

Macquarie Broadcasting Service: Tulip Margarine – 1961
Dur: 0’30”, Mono, 236 KB

Audio credit: Macquarie Broadcasting Service

Victorian Milk Board – 9 versions
Dur: 3’51”, Mono, 1.8 MB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions
1. 60 sec vocal
2. 20 sec orch
3 and 4: 10 sec voc tail
5. 60 sec orch
6. 20 sec orch
7. 10 sec orch
8 and 9. 10 sec voc top

Pepsi Cola International: Joanie Summers – 1963 – 6 versions
Dur: 4’29”, Mono, 2.1 MB

Audio credit: Natec Sound Studios
1-3: 60 sec commercials
4-6: 25 sec commercials

Natec Sound Studios 1962 Christmas Message
Dur: 2’00”, Mono, 939 KB

Audio credit: Natec Sound Studios

Audio Update 25/06/2021

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This week and the next few weeks, we’re tying up some loose ends and presenting some more 7″ 45 rpm release dubs. All of these are from Fitzgerald Productions and a part of a collection I acquired in mid 2014.

Fitzgerald Productions: Leed promotional comms LE 9036-9039-69 – 1969, 4 versions
Dur: 1’40”, Mono, 1.1 MB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions
1 and 2: 15 sec tags LB 9036-69 and LB 9037-6

Fitzgerald Productions: General Electric Mantle TV Radio Audition tracks x2
Dur: 1’43”, Mono, 1.1 MB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions

Edinburgh Cigarettes – 5x 25 sec, 1964
Dur: 2’13”, Mono, 1.5 MB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions

G.E. Clock Radios (audition only)
Dur: 0’46”, Mono, 556 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions

G.E. TV’s 40 sec commercial
Dur: 0’45”, Mono, 544 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions

Consolidated Appliances SGB152 – 6 tracks
Dur: 5’24”, Mono, 3.8 MB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions

Mountain Maid Apple Juice 25 sec radio track
Dur: 0’28”, Mono, 346 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions

Streets Strawberry Malted Cone Bar 25 sec radio track – 1965
Dur: 0’27”, Mono, 338 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions

Lintas Pty Ltd: Nurses Cornflour 3x 25 sec radio tracks – 1965
Dur: 2’17”, Mono, 1.0 MB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions

Lintas Pty Ltd: Streets Gaytime Orange Chip 25 sec radio track – 1965
Dur: 0’32”, Mono, 393 KB

Audio credit: Fitzgerald Productions

Audio Update 18/06/2021

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2UE Aircheck : The Stan Zemanek Show final program – December 22nd 2006
Dur: 3 hours, Mono, 84.3 MB

Audio credit: Nine Radio

2UW Demo Tape 1970’s – Matt Ponsonby
Dur: 4’42”, Mono, 2.1 MB

Audio credit: ARN

2SM: Nostradamus I – 1977
Dur: 74’38”, Mono, 69.9 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG

3XY: Nostradamus II – 1978
Dur: Approx 70 minutes, Mono, 65.5 MB

Audio credit: Nine Radio

2CC Aircheck: Mike Jeffreys speaks to Trudy Thiele – October 4th 2007
Dur: 5’48”, Mono, 2.7 MB

Audio credit: Capital Radio Network
**Our very own Trudy Thiele!**

2SM Betacam Audio: Lite and Easy 1269 jingles
Dur: 10’00”, Stereo, 9.3 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG

2SM Betacam Audio: Stereo 2SM jingles
Dur: 8’07”, Stereo, 7.6 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG

2SM Betacam Audio: You Can’t Stop The Rock jingles
Dur: 2’15”, Stereo, 2.1 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG

Vinyl Release Dub: AMCO Beachies tracks 1 to 5
Dur: 2’17”, Mono, 1.0 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG

Vinyl Release Dub: Australian Radio Advertising Bureau merit awards, July 1967
Dur: 6’00”, Mono,

Audio credit: AWA Custom Recording
1. Introduction
2. Golden Fleece Petrol
3. Plough’s Coppertone
4. Ampol H-Power Petrol
5. Kayser Vamp Stockings
6. Kraft Foods – Vegemite
7. Air New Zealand
8. Andronicus Coffee
9. AMP Society

Audio Update 11/06/2021

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Noo-UW Audition Tape – Alan McGirvan and Mike Jeffries
Dur: 6’35”, Mono, 3.0 MB

Audio credit: ARN

Go Set Magazine spot reel 1968 – 2x 10 sec, 1x 25 sec – 1968
Dur: 1’40”, Mono, 786 KB

Audio credit: Go Set Publications

2CC First Broadcast – October 31st 1975
Dur: 78’51”, Mono, 36.9 MB

Audio credit: Capital Radio Network
**Audio thanks to John Moulis

2DAY-FM Music Survey no.2 June 1993 – Rob McCasker
Dur: 10’46”, Stereo, 10 MB

Audio credit: SCA

2DAY-FM Skyshow 5 fireworks soundtrack 1993
Dur: 25’11”, Mono, 11.8 MB

Audio credit: SCA

2DAY-FM Pillow Talk with Dr Feelgood 1993 – Medley of idents, promos, themes and airchecks
Dur: 9’59”, Stereo, 9.3 MB

Audio credit: SCA

2GB Macquarie National News bulletin 1984
Dur: 10’20”, Mono, 4.8 MB

Audio credit: Nine Radio
**Mangled tape initially but gets better throughout

2SM Jingles: Roll Over To Our Place and Rock x6
Dur: 2’50”, Stereo, 2.6 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG

2SM Jingles: The Power various idents
Dur: 1’29”, Mono, 698 KB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG

2SM Promo – Moving Pictures dial-a-record
Dur: 0’39”, Mono, 311 KB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG

Audio Update 04/06/2021

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2SM Hoadley’s Battle Of The Sounds, Horden Pavilion Sydney, August 31st 1980 – Charlie Fox
Dur: 73’02”, 2-track unmixed, 68.4 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG
Tape: Ampex 406
**Note: This tape proclaimed to be 4 track, but on a 4 track machine was found to only have 2 tracks active – the other 2 tracks were unrecorded. A note with the tape reads “Geoff, these are the 4 track recordings of Battle Of The Sounds. Howard from Jands said as there was no soundcheck, the first one would be a bit shaky, but he has tuned for seperate tracks on the rest – Margie”.
**Note: As we have found usable signal on 2 of the tapes available 4 tracks, it’s presented here in its’ entirety.

2CA Electric Ballroom and Airwaves spot reel
Dur: 1’55”, Mono, 639 KB

Audio credit: North Ryde RSL/2CA
1. North Ryde RSL Electric Ballroom (full mix)
2. North Ryde RSL Electric Ballroom (vocal track)
3-8 inclusive: Airwaves ID’s x6

2KO: “The Big Steve Show” promos and idents reel
Dur: 12’50”, Stereo, 12 MB

Audio credit: SCA
**Tape contains 40 promos and idents

2MO Christmas Messages reel
Dur: 3’31”, Mono, 1.6 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG
Includes christmas messages from Johnny Young, Marty Rhone, Noeline Batley, Ray Brown, Mike Furber, Judy Stone, Sandy Scott, Col Joye, Reg Lindsay and Johnny Rebb

2SM Aircheck 1977 – Ron E Sparks
Dur: 16’48”, Mono, 7.8 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG

2KO/2UE Jingles
Dur: 4’41”, Mono, 2.2 MB

Audio credit: SCA/Nine Radio

2KO Aircheck with Phil Hunter – February 3rd 1967
Dur: 8’01”, Mono, 3.7 MB

Audio credit: SCA

2KO Singing Clocks tape
Dur: 1’23”, Mono, 650 KB

Audio credit: SCA

2SM Aircheck December 1977 – Ron E Sparks
Dur: 11’11”, Mono, 5.2 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG

2SM Aircheck 1968 – Geoff Haynes
Dur: 3’41”, Mono, 1.7 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG
**Note: Mentions are made of a new show on Channel 10 called “Surfside Ten”. Also contains various static crashes throughout, may be the result of lightning being in the vicinity when the recording was made.

Audio Update 28/05/2021

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6KY Pointers – Johnny Chester
Dur: 1’00”, Mono, 480 KB

Audio credit: SCA
Tape: Unbranded white box

Image Records: Linda George “Step By Step” album promo – 1975, FACB316
Dur: 1’21”, Mono, 639 KB

Audio credit: Armstrong Audio Video (AAV)
Tape: AAV Release Dub

2SM Jingles – “More Music” series, PAMS dub
Dur: 5’12”, Mono, 2.4 MB

Audio credit: PAMS
Tape: Unknown
**Download the cuesheet for this tape here (PDF, 977 KB)

2UE Radioactive: The Beatles “Magical Mystery Tour” spot
Dur: 0’59”, Stereo, 935 KB

Audio credit: Nine Radio
Tape: Unbranded white box

2SM 7 O’Clock Special with Ken Sparkes – Nancy Wilson
Dur: 29’31”, Stereo, 27.6 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG
Tape: Ampex 456

2SM Interview with Glenn Shorrock by Steve Murphy – February 23rd 1989 (tape 2)
Dur: 10’11”, Stereo, 9.5 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG
Tape: Ampex 406

2SM 7 O’Clock Special with Steve Murphy – April 17th 1991 (The Carpenters tape 2)
Dur: 26’58”, Mono, 12.6 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG
Tape: Ampex 406

AAV – Sydney Showground Speedway 30 sec cut – October 2nd 1979, V/O Ken Sparkes
Dur: 0’33”, Mono, 261 KB

Audio credit: Armstrong Audio Video
Tape: AAV Release Dub

2SM Aircheck – Bob Rogers, 1964
Dur: 15’06”, Mono, 7.0 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG
Tape: EMITape

2SM 7 O’Clock Special with Ken Sparkes – April 22nd 1992 (Lisa Stansfield)
Dur: 42’02”, Mono, 19.7 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG
Tape: Ampex 456

Audio Update 21/05/2021

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2SM 7 O’Clock Special with Steve Murphy – April 24th 1991 (Linda Ronstadt)
Dur: 25’14”, Mono, 11.6 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG
Tape: Ampex 406

2SM 7 O’Clock Special with Steve Murphy – April 16th 1991 (The Carpenters part 1)
Dur: 27’32”, Mono, 12.9 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG
Tape: Ampex 406

2SM 7 O’Clock Special with Steve Murphy – The Hollies
Dur: 28’26”, Stereo, 26.6 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG
Tape: Ampex 406

2SM Album In Review with Ken Sparkes – Mark Williams (tape 1)
Dur: 21’04”, Stereo, 19.7 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG
Tape: Ampex 406

2SM Interview with Glenn Shorrock by Steve Murphy – February 23rd 1989 (tape 1)
Dur: 30’56”, Stereo, 29.0 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG
Tape: Ampex 407

2SM 7 O’Clock Special with Ken Sparkes – 2SM Interviews
Dur: 34’19”, Stereo, 32.1 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG
Tape: Ampex 456

2SM 7 O’Clock Special with Steve Murphy – April 25th 1991 (Kate Bush)
Dur: 31’50”, Mono, 14/9 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG
Tape: Ampex 406

2SM 7 O’Clock Special with Steve Murphy – April 29th 1991 (Stevie Wonder)
Dur: 31’52”, Mono, 14.9 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG
Tape: Ampex 406

2SM 7 O’Clock Special with Ken Sparkes – 1992 (Neil Diamond)
Dur: 31’57”, Stereo, 29.9 MB

Audio credit: SRN/BOG
Tape: Ampex 406

6KY Aircheck undated – Keith Williams (includes “Love Station” drop-ins at 4:40 to end)
Dur: 8’26”, Mono, 3.9 MB

Audio credit: SCA
Tape: PFO

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